Jan 12, 2018
Hilary and Roger welcome the new year by discussing Excel (again), why talking to people who generate data matters, meditation and neuroscience, and trust vs. quality in data analysis.
Python in Excel:
Dec 15, 2017
An end-of-year episode chock full of topics! Roger and Hilary discuss using Excel, detecting serial killers, counting hurricane-related deaths, and whether it's possible to evaluate a data analysis without knowing who the author is.
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Dec 4, 2017
Hilary and Roger revisit GANs and discuss what makes for a good data analysis.
NYT Article on software problem: http://www.nytimes.com/2002/06/05/us/data-revised-on-soot-in-air-and-deaths.html
Nov 22, 2017
Hilary and Roger discuss when to hire a data scientist, the Kaggle State of Data Science and Machine Learning Survey, and the lack of tools for tracking changes to data.
Stickers at Sonos: https://twitter.com/jahilliar/status/926153450857082880
John Carmack on git:
Nov 8, 2017
Roger went to the rOpenSci Oz Unconference and Hilary led a design sprint.
rOpenSci OzUnconf 2017: http://ozunconf17.ropensci.org
Summary of OzUnconf by Nick Tierney: https://ropensci.org/blog/2017/10/31/ozunconf2017/
How do you convince people to use R?